EVENT: Digital Humanities & Social Justice Speaker & Workshop Series

Recovering the US Hispanic Literary Heritage is hosting a speaker and workshop series, “Digital Humanities & Social Justice.” The series, held at the University of Houston between January 25 and May 18, will livestream the lectures on their Facebook and live-tweet the talks using the hashtag¬†#usLdh.

As per Recovery’s announcement, speakers include:

Jeremey Boggs, Humanities Design Architect at the University of Virginia Library,¬†Scholars’ Lab. (Jan. 25 &26)

Purdom Lindblad, Assistant Director of Innovation and Learning, Head of Scholar’s Lab Graduate Program at Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH). (Feb. 15 & 16)

María Cotera, Director of Chicana por mi Raza, Director of Latina/o Studies at the University of Michigan. (March 1 & 2)

Alex Gil, Digital Scholarship Coordinator, Co-Director of the Studio@Butler, Columbia University Libraries. (March 29 & 30)

√Člika Ortega, Assistant Professor of Cultures, Societies, and Global Studies and Core Faculty at the¬†NULab for Texts, Maps, and Networks¬†at Northeastern University. (April 26 &27)

Roopika Risam, Assistant Professor of English and Chair of the Program Area for Content Education at Salem State University. (May 17 & 18)

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